Design for living

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The award-winning IMO showroom was in its full glory this Designday with a series of culinary and design events going on in both outdoor and indoor spaces.

Wine tastings with The Bone Line winery from the Waipara, the unveiling of the 12-metre-long steel frame Plateau table (solid salvaged rimu) and new Baker Junior stool. There were discounts and a giveaway of a stool to whoever assembled it in the fastest time! With a soundtrack by Sonos, IMO proved to be a great venue for conversations around design.


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